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Scathing Post-Juletide Reviews, Pt. 4: GameCube’s Resident Evil

I consider myself a fan of the Resident Evil franchise. (Not including the atrocious live-action Hollywood films.) My favourite has always been the first game in the series, released for the PlayStation back in 1996. It was unlike anything I’d … Continue reading

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Scathing Post-Juletide Reviews, Pt. 3: Super Mario All-Stars 25th Anniversary Edition

Another birthday present for myself was Super Mario All-Stars 25th Anniversary Edition. Celebration the 25th anniversary of the game Super Mario Bros. last year, Nintendo released this limited edition 25th anniversary package, which included the game Super Mario All-Stars – … Continue reading

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A Review Of Gabriel Knight: Sins Of The Fathers

I recently finished the game Gabriel Knight: Sins Of The Fathers, the first game in the Gabriel Knight horror adventure series by Jane Jensen (which is currently a trilogy, but fans are crossing their fingers for a quadrilogy). The game … Continue reading

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For PlayStation 2

Rooting through the bargain bin of my most local GAME store, I stumbled over what was labelled a switchable scart block – for PlayStation 2. It seemed to basically allow you to plug several scart cables into this device, and … Continue reading

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Wandering The Post-Apocalyptic Wastelands With April Shitface, Part 7

Once again we join April Shitface in her journeys through the post-apocalyptic wasteland in search of her father, only pausing to grief dogs, to watch fatal inter-species spanking, to look at pretty lights, and to kill bugs. Truly, her tale … Continue reading

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Dungeons & Dragons: Sissy’s Story

My career as a roleplayer started off with me being the Dungeon Master in Advanced Dungeons & Dragons. I’m not sure if I was a particularly good one, as I never felt as if I had a good handle on … Continue reading

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Am I Internet Famous Now?

I’m following a number of video game related podcasts, one of which is The Oddcast over at 1UP.com. The podcast is hosted by a fun collection of characters, and generally they talk about the more amusing things that are going … Continue reading

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Wandering The Post-Apocalyptic Wastelands With April Shitface, Part 6

An ongoing photo feature where we join April Shitface on her many adventures as she makes her way through the unforgiving post-apocalyptic wastelands with only her wits, 200+ stimpacks and a growing arsenal which could take out a medium-sized army. … Continue reading

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Ultra Hardcore

So, my plan was to make my way through Bit.Trip Beat, a WiiWare game, then plugging out my Wii to plug in my GameCube to work my way through the Resident Evil remake, then Resident Evil: Code Veronica X, and … Continue reading

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Current Backlog Of Games, 2010

Last year I posted my backlog of games, games I’ve purchased and intend to play through but haven’t yet. As it’s a new year, I figured I’d post an updated backlog, taking off games I’ve completed and adding any new … Continue reading

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